Mentoring Program

ASGCLA’s Membership Committee is launching its third cycle of the division’s Mentoring Program!

A few details to note before applying:

  • Full year program (Annual Conference 2020 to Annual Conference 2021)
  • 1:1 personal and focused mentor/mentee relationship based on mentee’s interest
  • Both mentors and mentees are required to attend the 2020 Annual Conference in Washington DC
  • The 2020 Annual Conference registration fee will be covered for mentees
  • Mentors are required to be a current ASGCLA member
  • Mentees are required to be current members of ALA, but are not required to be a member of ASGCLA

For full details of the program, see the procedures and guidelines manual.

Applications are open from January 20th through March 16, 2020 – apply now. Word documents of the application are available upon request. Please direct requests and questions to Shuntai Sykes, ASGCLA at or Elizabeth Burns, Membership Committee Chair, at

The Membership Committee will be considering all applications and matching mentors with mentees. Accepted participants will be notified in early April of the committee’s decisions.